Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg


Molecular Biosystems

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Degree Conferred:
Master of Science (M.Sc.)

4 Semesters

Winter and summer semester

Entry requirements:
Bachelor degree or related degree in biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, molecular biotechnology or a closely related subject

Application Details:
no admission restriction

Application deadline:
Applicants with German university degree -
apply at OVGU Magdeburg:
  • winter semester: September 15
  • summer semester: March 15
Applicants with international university degree -
apply through uni-assist:
  • winter semester: July 15
  • summer semester: January 15



The aim of this study course is to impart knowledge of complex biological processes, their dynamics and regulatory mechanism on a systems level.
The courses address topics from biology and life sciences and depending on the specific focus on systems theory, biotechnology or molecular biology in an interdisciplinary manner.
For this goal, courses in biochemistry, molecular biology, systems biology, bioinformatics, and systems theory are offered.

Career Perspectives

  • basic science in biology, medicine, pharmacy
  • applied science in pharmaceutical industry, medical engineering,
  • producing industry, technical authorities, research facilities

Competencies and Interests Required

appropriate bachelor degree and knowledge
  • in biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, molecular biotechnology
  • in mathematics
  • in other life sciences (chemistry, physics)
  • interest in solving problems with topics in systems biology and systems theory

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Kontakt Studienfachberater

Dr. rer. nat. Benndorf, Dirk
Tel. 0391-67-52160
Fax. 0391-67-11209
Universitätsplatz 2, 39106, Magdeburg

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Last Modification: 16.01.2017 - Contact Person: Dezernat Studienangelegenheiten